An investigation into an on-post fire is now closed with no arrests and no charges made.

The fire occurred Aug. 17 on Yeakel Street in Pershing Park, destroying a duplex and displacing two families. A Fort Hood Fire Department investigation concluded the fire started in a vehicle parked outside the home, Fort Hood officials said. The cause was undetermined.

In October, a person of interest was apprehended in connection with the fire but later released.

Last week, officials confirmed the investigation is closed.

Rose L. Thayer is the military editor for the Killeen Daily Herald. She joined the paper in February 2011 as a health and military reporter. View her complete profile Here. You can contact Rose L. Thayer at rthayer@kdhnews.com or (254) 501-7463. Follow her on Twitter at KDHmilitary.

Rose L. Thayer is the military editor for the Killeen Daily Herald. She joined the paper in February 2011 as a health and military reporter. View her complete profile Here.

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